Nate is 31 or 32 years old (in 2003) and he grew up in Southern California & Minnesota. Nate's
Mother is Designer Nancy Golden (It looks like Good Taste runs in the family.) Nate has lived in Chicago for the past
10 years. Nate is rumored to be an Out & Proud gay man who is currently dating. (But we can all (men &
women) still lust after him. Wanting never hurt anyone!)
Nate is the Design Principal at Nate Berkus Associates (NBA), which he founded in 1995. Nate is
said to be self taught, but he has had lots of learning & work experience all within the world of design and fine arts.
Awards: (To name just a few that Nate has won.)
- Vox Vodka/OUT Magazine Voice of Style & Design honoree in 2002.
- House Beautiful's Next Wave in Design Talent in 2003.
- Crain's Business Magazine's 40 Under 40 to Watch in 2003.
- Named one of House Beautiful's Rising Stars.
- Chicago's 190 North
- The DIY Network
- The Oprah Winfrey Show